Forms

 

Application Forms

Links

Form Name

Purpose of Form

Last Revision Date

Complete Online

Application for Graduate Admissions

Use this form to apply to graduate school at MSU.

n/a

Word, pdf

Admissions Response Form

Return to our office once you are accepted to MSU.

1-Jul-2014

pdf

Financial Certificate

This form is for international students applying to MSU.

10-Jul-2013

 

Forms for Current Students

Links

Form Name

Purpose of Form

Last Revision Date

Word, pdf

Employment Authorization Form

This form is for students who are a TA or RA and wish to work at MSU.

02-May-2014

Word, pdf

Individual Problems Course (592) Request

This form is for graduate students who wish to create a 592 course.

1-Jun-2012

Instructions and Forms

New Course Request, 580 Request, Delete or Change Forms

These forms are used to add new courses or change/delete existing courses.

n/a

Word, pdf

Petition to Reserve/Register for Credits

This form is for undergraduate students who wish to register for a graduate level course.

31-Jan-2011

Word, pdf

Report on Comprehensive Exam/Thesis Defense, Master's and Doctoral

This form is turned into our office when a student takes the Comp Exam or Thesis Defense.

23-May-2014

Word, pdf

Request for Change in Graduate Status

This form is used when a student changes their degree program within the same department.

31-Jan-2011

 

Program of Study & Committee Forms

Links

Form Name

Purpose of Form

Last Revision Date

Word, pdf

Program of Study & Committee Form

This form is used to set in place the student's committee members and program of study for master's or doctoral students.

21-Jul-2014

Word, pdf

Program of Study Form - Certificate Seeking Students

This form is used to set in place the student's program of study for certificate seeking students.

20-Aug-2014

Master's pdf,

Doctoral pdf

Certificate pdf

Instructions for Program of Study

Instructions for the Program of Study & Committee Form.

6-Jun-2014

Word, pdf

Program Change

This form is used when a student wishes to make a change to their program of study.

9-Jul-2013

Word, pdf

Committee Revision Form

This form is used when a student wishes to make a change to their committee.

1-Jan-2011

 

Forms for Submitting Electronic Thesis/Dissertation

Links

Form Name

Purpose of Form

Last Revision Date

pdf

Certificate of Approval Form

This form is used to catalog your ETD with the MSU Library. Original signatures are preferred, faxed signatures are accepted in extreme circumstances.

Aug-2011

Complete Online

Survey of Earned Doctorates

All doctoral students must complete this survey.

n/a

 

Forms for Graduation

Links

Form Name

Purpose of Form

Last Revision Date

Word, pdf

Application for Advanced Certificate

Use this form to confer a certificate from MSU.

26-Nov-2012

Word, pdf

Application for Advanced Degree

This form is used to apply for graduation from MSU.

31-Jul-2012

Master's/Doctoral
Word, pdf

Certificate Programs
Word, pdf

 

Application for Advanced Degree checklist

This form is a list of requirements The Graduate School will review when a student applies to graduate. This form is optional and for informational purposes.

6-Jun-2014

 

Graduate Assistantship Agreement Information (For Department Use Only)

Links

Form Name

Purpose of Form

Last Revision Date

pdf

Graduate Appointments – General Guidelines

Informational purposes only.

13-Nov-2012

doc, pdf

Graduate Assistantship Agreement Form

Use this form to document stipends or tuition waivers

13-Nov-2012

pdf

Handout from training session

Informational purposes only.

13-Nov-2012

link

Electronic Tuition Waiver Process

Use this link to initiate tuition waivers or view your reports

13-Nov-2012

video

Electronic Tuition Waiver Process - Video Tutorial

Informational purposes only.

3-Apr-2013

pdf

Tuition Waiver Process - PowerPoint slides

Informational purposes only.

3-Apr-2013